Bruce on the artist
1975-11-13 - NEW HAVEN VETERANS MEMORIAL COLISEUM, NEW HAVEN, CT
The singer/songwriter was present when Springsteen met Bob Dylan at his Rolling Thunder Review gig in New Haven, CT on November 13, 1975. Springsteen then, accompanied by girlfriend Karen Darvin attends Bob Dylan's Rolling Thunder Revue gig (which included Joni Mitchell's debut in the troupe). The Rolling Thunder Tour had begun on October 31. Also attending (like Bruce, as viewers only) were Patti Smith and John Prine. Dylan's film crew was present and shooting backstage, but no footage of Springsteen has ever surfaced.
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When John Prine died on april 7th 2020, Bruce put a remembering message on his website :